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Northeast hammered by powerful storm

By KAREN MATTHEWS and DAVID PORTER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The Northeast is digging out from its second powerful nor’easter in less than a...

It’s not just the cake …

Opponents in LGBT  case agree: High court ruling in Baker’s refusal to create a cake for same-sex wedding will set significant precedent By DAVID CRARY AP...

Victims in plane crash identified

ROSSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A Wisconsin dairy owner and his son-in-law were among at least three people killed when a small plane crashed into...

Citing threat of tariffs, China cuts U.S. soybean purchases

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER and DAKE KANG Associated Press Writers WASHINGTON (AP) — With the threat of tariffs and counter-tariffs between Washington and Beijing looming, Chinese buyers are...

Winter storm threatens to dump ice, snow across South

By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Brutal winter weather that’s brought subzero temperatures to parts of the U.S. is threatening to dump snow...

GOP tax reform plan’s benefits? Opinions differ

By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican tax plan will deliver a swift adrenaline shot to the economy that will send hundreds...

Lawyers: Nassar attacked in prison, deserves resentencing

By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Larry Nassar’s attorneys say the disgraced former sports doctor was assaulted within hours of being placed in...

Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning

By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been...

Senate Democrats ask for documents before Kavanaugh meetings

By KEVIN FREKING Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is turning up the pressure on Senate Democrats to meet with President Donald Trump’s Supreme...

Police kills Nevada high-rise gunman

RENO, Nevada (AP) — A gunman with a hostage opened fire from the eighth floor of a luxury high-rise condominium in Nevada onto the...